RPC VII.2, 1800


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 1800
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩϹ, Δ
Reverse design Zeus standing left, holding patera over eagle and sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG 3374–5
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note Sometimes, according to AMNG 3375, ligature on the obv. as ΑΥΓ.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Bucharest: 7225/78/2273 Sutzu 659
2 2     Sofia AMNG 3374/1 = cast in BBAW
3 3     ✸ C. Rhodes coll.
4 4     CGT coll.